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Merry-Go-Rovnd tniiiintHHiffliiHitniiitintiiitni By Drew Poanon WASHINGTON - ^ One reason President Johnson okayed the bombing of oil depots just outside Hanoi and Haiphong was an intelligence report which claimed there was little chance it would bring intervention by Red China. This report, from the U.S. intelligence center in Hong Kong, said that the current purge in Peking is far more severe than has been suspected. Thousands of intellectuals have been shipped off to the factories and communes to do hard labor. Both the Peking and Shanghai party organizations have been turned upside down. Marshal Lin Piao, who is emerging as the new strong man, has tightened military discipline. Armed patrols are roaming the streets of Peking and Shanghai. The most ominous clue has come from Bucharest, where Premier Chou En-lai is reported to have told his Rumanian hosts grimly that the purge would wipe out the habits and customs of a thousand years. It still is far from clear what the outcome of the Peking purge will be- whether moderates or extremists will win in the end. But while the struggle is going on, our intelligence estimate is that Red Chinese officials are far more concerned about what's happening in their own country than in Viet Nam. - o - — ONE LAST TRY — Before the President made his decision, he had made another attempt to persuade North Viet Nam to come to the bargaining table. He sent a message that the United States was ready to decelerate the war, as the first step toward a truce, if North Viet Nam would reciprocate. Specifically, he offered to reduce the bombing in return for a withdrawal of some North Vietnamese units for South Viet Nam. The message was delivered to Hanoi by veteran Canadian diplomat Chester Ronning, who reported back that the communist leaders refused to budge. It was after this that Johnson stepped up the bombing. Secretary General Thant of the U.N., incidentally, said that Ho Chi Minn will never make peace as long as we are building air and naval bases in South Viet Nam calculated to last fifty years. The North Vietnamese figure we plan to occupy the South for at least fifty years, so regard any offer of peace talks as a mere trick. - o - - BOBBY KENNEDY'S POWER- The nomination of Samuel Silverman as Democratic candidate for surrogate in New York has important political overtones for the entire nation. The basic issue was not the job itself but the fact that Bobby Kennedy had challenged Tammany Hall and the old-line Democrats in New York. In doing so he went against some of the Tammany leaders who helped make his brother President, including Charlie Buckley of the Bronx. When Franklin Roosevelt was active in New York politics, he didn't dare to pick on Tammany Hall until after he had been elected President of the United States. Bobby Kennedy, on the other hand, has challenged Tammany when he is only a Senator and has been a Senator but a year and a half a resident of New York only two years. Thus the election of Judge Silverman as Kennedy's candidate means the balance of power in the powerful Democratic , party in New York state has gone over to Bobby Kennedy and Alec Rose of the Liberal party. Together they can control the future of New York politics and who will be the Democratic candidates for mayor, governor, Senator, and the delegates to the next Democratic convention to pick the next candidate for President. All this make Bobby Kennedy the most powerful Democrat in the country, next to Lyndon Johnson. - o - —HUBERT HUMPHREY'S DECLINE— Vice President Humphrey suffered two serious blows last week. The first was when he was a frequent letter-writer to Julius Klein, even though Klein was well known as a paid West German agent. On top of this, Humphrey wrote a letter to Sen. Dodd last week admitting that he had given Dodd permission to go to Europe right in the middle of a vitally important civil rights debate when every vote was needed to defeat a Southern filibuster. This seriously tarnished Humphrey's image as a hard fighter for liberal causes. The second bad blow suffered by Humphrey was Bobby Kennedy's victory over Tammany in New York's surrogate primary. Humphrey has been very loyal in supporting the President on every single issue, whether he agrees with him or not. He has been especially loyal on Viet Nam, even though Humphrey is known as favoring peace in Southeast Asia. This also has caused Humphrey to lose his old I literal supporters. And he has done nothing to win conservative support instead. All this indicates that the Vice President has lost whatever chance he may once have had to become the Democratic nominee for President in the future. - o - — DODD'S POVERTY -There is a lot of speculation in Washington as to where Sen. Dodd of Connecticut is getting the money to pay for one of the highest-priced law firms in the country to defend him before the Senate Ethics Committee. A battery of seven lawyers, headed by John F. Sonnett, has been constantly on hand to defend Sen. Dodd. Normally their fees would run around $3,000 a day. Sen. Dodd has said that he was a poor man, that his was the reason he had to pocket money from testimonial dinners for his personal use. So the question is, where is he getting the money to pay all his high-priced lawyers? --AIR POLLUTION PROSECUTION-The federal grand jury being called in Los .Angeles by the Antitrust Division of the Justice Department will have far- reaching repercussions on both the auto industry and air pollution. The case is complicated, ant! the grand jury will serve for at least a year. The Justice Department will charge that 13 years ago the auto industry had agreed to pool research for combating smog, but instead used this as an excuse to freeze out competitors. It will also charge that the Big Four of the motor industry dragged their research over much too long a period of time, while independent companies did produce devices to control exhaust fumes from automobiles. When they, offered such devices to the Big Four, the Justice Department will contend, they were rebuffed, thus keeping anti- smog devices off the market. You will see a lot more antitrust cases in the future based on conspiracy to prevent innovation. - o — MERRY - GO- ROUND -Rep. Charles Farnsley,D-Ky., offered Ralph Nad.'-i, th.- ant- safety expei t, "ii>v "! th. :.• ". administrative assistant ; : s i . - c.-ntlv created !>•. t!i.- l!"iiv . Nader gra'efulh turned it •!•• MI. Too many writing and s;»Mkiiu commitments .... P>.-opl. : ar>- wonderin.- wh> the Ann 1 , ^-h---s. the front «i the Jc-ifeiSi-;; M>-- m-irial to deni.-.nsti.ite t -.;i h judo-like war t.u-tirs. It's :: :• that Jefferson once s.ud: "I":.. Tree nf Ubeitv must !-• ;•- freshed frnin \\\w- to tnii.- •-. :th the blood of patriots and t\ i ai.ts. It is its natural nianui. -." hut mi the whole he was a p-'.n • f il man. Farewell party June 23 for Alfred Schulzes OTToSEN-Alfred Schultz, who has managed the Farmers' Elevator inOttosenfor several years has accepted a similar job at the Whittemore Elevator. Saturday night a pot luck farewell supper was held for Mr. and Mrs. Schultz at the Dean Tel- home. Guests were Mr. Mrs. Ralph Jacobson, Mrs. Louis Jacobson, M.-. i :• s-i.t \- . • Mr. .\;v\ Mrs. Ail.in '>'.'..';; ,,t. ,PI,. .Mr. an>'l Mrs. Vi-'to; Y-.y. ; , Mr. niifl Mrs. I'.ri! "• . > ..f Kutlmvl, Mr. .in-1 Y: . V;'r> i r'-hliiu;, Mr. ari'i Y:.- . • •\.-;\\ Ih'ii; asi i Mr. OIK! YTL . i .. ';-,M Kins. th. Mr. and Vis. N-'.-iltz w.'i-t- [.r«- sentod :\ gift. Mrs. F-ssu- .' .. >-r ^oor;i- *as in Mis-.'.'.; : ;• .rn .'un^ if visit, .i !..•:• si.,;. : i'f I it-rf.. ••. ' ':• • ;'. : ••: '.. : •'< i;il.!.,u- , ,!:•.'.i . ,' •'-.. Y- : ' ' :;:'' vii'-t! it M---A.,: ' . M- . ' • •. i; it-.! .it '!;'• • I. i. •••;.:!! •;;,. .it Sin' VlSit*. 1 fit : .i.l; •!. i '.i, |..-i s. T!.- I :,:'• : ! ; - s'.-,:.-: i.ui '-'. ;;i'-n •'••:• ,;:'. :'»! i ,• |...t <t tli" h •. .:. ' i: i';. -.!r. t. i LCI '. !,U!'-!, I !. .; , i r. ilV; IK'.'ii. Alt' I) hi./ f" :• '" .>"ii 'A, ; , M: ;;. Thursday, July 7, 1966 Algona (la.) Upper D«$ Mo!n«<— ! . U ford and and and and Mr. son. Mr. Mr, Mrs. James Jocobson, Mr. Mrs. Le Roy Worby, and and Mrs. Howard Thomp- S'lIIHlU'l (' >V Mis. ! lit! ship ll.iv. n, Thin Silav •••.'. \V. G. C'-p Stann, Mis. Mrs. !• ssi.' ' i-l al Set vii . thi- Mctli'i'hf. lioldt. •• :• 'i • f : .-It valor i .'.• " i lk'«Jw ijl ffilln 1 V • ' ' . • O i • i St. ii MI "f i' ri. ii'!- i-'t. ' '"d f ;. , 'A as a i iiii-!,t j-ui-st of Mrs. "r. !•' i ida\ . Mrs. '•'. ",. r,,,,;v!, and '•.(.["•I nttcnded fiin- .- ("i .lo" iioiin ,it ; t '.'ii ch at Huiii- Mr. arid Mrs. Richard Kinseth .)!•',-irnpanied by Mr. and Mrs. R"> i-.ntler of Rutland, attended th,. Rural Lc-tter Carriers Association and Auxiliary State Con- vfmi'-'n at Des Molnes Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Oppedahl, MJ. and Mrs. Knut Oppedahl, uid Koeer, and Mrs. Olianna Vjn.ias attended the Lee family :• nM-ri at (.i]eson Park at Ft. '• iu> Sunda'.. Fifty-three per- ,-• .'.>.[ .• ] i .'St'tlt. '.':. .md Mrs. Farl Olson ac::.; inifd Mi. and Mrs. Fred ;: ' i: 1 ..uiiiii and granddaughters, Mai i" and Kmily of Bradgate, ! >p.ncer Sunday where they 1 ad i i icni • *itli r>. lativ...s from \i!>i^, Sinux Falls, and Bt-res- ! : i, S'"ith I).\k"ta. ''.'.: l.i Han-A-jrt left Sunday to • i-r,d ,i •.v.-ukatth-Flmi-rStrahm '; 'i':- .it Sd'atha, Kansas. 1 1 :ia Tfifti'lierc is spending tv».i -.U'l-ks if vacation with tier i\i!"iits, Mi. and Mi s. l.eoTV'fte- '•••'it'. :-!if is .1 sri'ii-tary at ''•'. alk. i's inis C'inipany at Fort i' •. . i '" 'Hard I- lucn and son, Torn, < i I .-• .\iiL-(d''S, ralif., and Mr. '••i- \\ hitaki-r of i Mnaha, nt thu w t ek K-nd at Kinsvth an.J ulvin s. Sunday they all a | icnic at the Haug 'tin r picnic c;'iPSt? were Mrs. Richard Kinselh iU and Mr. and Mis. Harl»'i and familv ol Wt-st Mrs. Allan Wehrspann, Joy, Jana, and Mary Lynn, went to Le Mars Friday to bring home Jean Gingerich of West Bend and Jo Ellen Meyer who had attended L.S.V. school. Enroute home, they stopped to see Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hull at Cherokee. They are the parents of Mrs. Wehrspann's former college roommate. Aletheans Met Union Aletheans had their annual 4-H work shop, June 21, at the Civic Center, with a picnic following in the evening. The t;irls worked on projects for the Fair. Bonita Killsholmand Linda Nitchals pave talks. Cindy Kuhn will be a new member. The aclieivemont show will be July 22 at the Civic Center. INJURED Henry Koob of Ma^juoketa was severely injured recently whilo riding on a tractor which was a large rotary lawn He received a com- fracture of both bones ri^ht leg when a blade mower broke and struck was still riding pullln.; mower. pound in his on the him while he thu tractor. BUJINEtt PERJOAIALITIES AND VIKING OIL CO GASOLINE AND FUEL OIL WE OIVE GOLD BOND or KINO KORN STAMPS BULK DELIVERY SERVICE Station and Bulk Plant North Milwaukee Depot 7/ GET (THAT WAS THE CRY 50 YEARS AGO . . .) »»«••»»•••»»»»•••••••*» BUILDING MATERIALS OF ALL KINDS AND TYPES Phone. 195-5266 • For Remodeling, Modernhlng • For Farm & Home Building • For Ready-Mixed Concrete COWAN CORP. AND PATILONIZf CARGILL INC. Buyers & Sellers of All Grains e Gat our bidt on your grain befoie you tell, e Federal Licensed Storage Warehouse. Dale Kleingartner or Corwin C. P««r 419 S. Phillipi St. Ph. 295-2741 \ S T BENWIBBEN Building Contractor All Types Building — Farm and Town T/2 South Heekart, Algopa Phone 295-2163 (Plaate Call After 6:00 P.M.) r "HOMEBUILDING IS OUR SPECIALTY" We'll Appreciate a Chance t6 Estimate Without Obligation on any Town or-Farm Construction. TIETZ CONSTRUCTION CO. PHONE 110 BURT, IOWA MOVING AND STOR MO RE A Liquid .Feocfs: FOR TOP GAIN IN LIVESTOCK Call Algona 295-3548 MOR - GRO MOREA FEEDS, INC. So. of Algona on Hwy. 169 Your Banking Needs SAFE • CONFIDENTIAL Serving and Growing with the Community IOWA STATE BANK ALGONA'S HOME-OWNED BANK JOHN B. ISEBRAND BUILDER - CONTRACTOR TITONKA, IOWA PHONE 178 We Welcome A Chance To Give You An Estimate On Residential, Farm or Commercial Building — No Obligation. CONTRACTING SINCE 1928 For 50 years, the POST MOVING & STORAGE CO. has been a password to all Algonans who had any and every type of moving requests. The present owner, Dick Post, has grown up in the business, which was founded by his father, Hugh Post, in the early 1900's with only a team of horses and a wcicjon. The POST MOVING & STORAGE CO. fleet includes many freight and moving vans, and vans used exclusively for handling furniture. When you consult with POST about your moving problems, you'll know that you are talking with men who know the moving business from A to Z. In giving special attention to moving problems, they are capable of doing the entire job, from packing of fine glassware to moving heavy cumbersome pianos and refrigerators. The service is tops in this area. An added feature of the company is the storage facility available for household goods or any other merchandise. Their fireproof Quonsct warehouse is located on Main Street in the northeast part of town. You'll find oxtrci reasonable rates for this service. Phone POST MOVING & STORAGE CO. - ^9i-22/5 - and let them help you with your moving and storage plans. Moving • Storage , Crating :: We Move Household Goods Anywhere Fully Insured - New, Modern Storage Warehouse All Types Citing - Phone 295-2279 POST Transfer & Storage :i Algona Implement Co. FARM EQUIPMENT • FARM SERVICE MOTOR TRUCKS HOME APPLIANCES Phone 295-3501 1407 Commercial St. ERNIE WILLIAMS Your John Deere Headquarters In Algona "The Quality Name In Farm Equipment" fast of Algona on Highway 10 1 So. Phillips St. Cook & Heat with THERMOGAS The Preferred L.P. Gas BOTTLE AND BULK SALES GAS APPLIANCES THERMOGAS CO. of Algona Phone 295-2841 AlQor fTLW^rpTuMBmG & HEATING i i» 4 THE FINEST IN PLUMBING AND HEATING EQUIPMENT e Konier, uheem & Crane Fixtures • Rheera Hot Weter heaters. • Bruncr Weter Softeners. • Electric Sew- cr-Rootcr Service. PHONE 295*5240 IN ALGONA • Lux-Aire and American Standard Furnaces and Air Conditioning. • I.NSINKERATOa Garbage Disposal Units t>-a-

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